7 February 2020

Margate – Art In Ex Toilets And Family Homes – James Payne

With smaller Galleries being squeezed out of the market more and more, it makes sense to look towards ad hoc spaces. Inventive curators are turning away from the traditional White Cube and exploring the DIY and the domestic aesthetic.  Two spaces in the tiny coastal town of Margate are opening up a wider dialogue with international artists and also raising questions as to where their work should be seen.

2 May 2019

Bruce McLean Plus Three Other London Shows – Edward Lucie Smith

In a trough after its immediately pre-Easter excitements – Rembrandt at Gagosian, Sean Scully at the NG – the London art world looks faintly dreary right now.

20 October 2018

Bruce McLean Exhibition Announced For School Gallery Wandsworth

A new exhibition by Bruce McLean ‘MINIMAL INVISIBLE MISSING’ is opening at School Gallery.

14 November 2016


Bruce McLean: The Turner Prize Nominated British Artist Exhibits New Work

New work by the Turner Prize nominated British action sculptor, painter and ceramicist, Bruce McLean has been announced by London’s Bernard Jacobson Gallery.

1 August 2016


Bruce McLean’s Powerful, Fluid and Painterly Ceramics Exhibition

The New Art Centre is presenting an exhibition of ceramics by the Scottish artist Bruce McLean. The show is comprised of one hundred plates, vessels and tiles. Ceramics have played an increasingly important role in McLean’s practice, which has been in an almost constant state of invention and re-invention, to date encompassing performance, sculpture, installation, public […]

22 October 2015


Artlyst Podcast: Bruce McLean In Conversation At The ICA Studio

In the 42nd week of Fig-2 at the ICA Studio, Artlyst visited the latest exhibition by Scottish artist Bruce McLean, currently inhabiting the premises, engaging in a continuous interview with himself throughout the week. Artlyst thought we would join in, and interview the artist as well! Artlyst Editor Paul Carter Robinson discusses how McLean revisits […]

24 April 2015


Scottish Artist Bruce McLean’s New Stage Designs Unveiled

The Print Room at the Coronet in London will present the world premiere of As Good A Time As Any, a new play written and directed by Peter Gill, with designs by the Scottish sculptor, performance artist and painter, Bruce McLean, opening on Thursday 30 April 2015.  The new play features a cast of eight women: Tessa Bell-Briggs, […]

15 February 2014


Bruce McLean A Major New Exhibition Opens At The Leeds Art Gallery

A significant new exhibition featuring the work of sculptor Bruce McLean has opened at the Leeds Art Gallery. The show draws on work made by Bruce McLean from the last 50 years but through the prism of new and recent work. It provides a unique opportunity to see works that have not been exhibited together […]